V "L. . XX : N .o. 3U2T ' ULTE JLAAW.I.YA.IL M ,19U03. PTA I FI
•-- ,& . , ,', . II Ir I- II- I ' .-- -'-- '-_ . . . . . . ' : ' , "::--.::.--..a ... . . . . . . . .
V01. XXII. No. 35., !.JTT., MONTANA, WEDNF..DAY APRIL aP, 1903. PRICE FIVI:. CFN'TR
Sultan of the Moroccans
Proclaims His Brother
Emperor at Fez.
RIVAL FORCES ANGRY
Speedy Attack on Port of
Tetuan Is Threatened
OFFICIALS IN TERROR
Monarch Calls on All Men
to Fly to the Defense
of the Town.
BY ASSOCIATED PRESS.
Madrid, April a.--A dispatch from
Mellla, Morocco says Muley Mohammed
the sultan' brother, has been proclaimed
emperor of Morocco, at Fes.
Sdispatch from Tan ler, April ,
said the sultan had again offered the
S ulln of Morocco, Who Retimrs.
rown to his brother who had refused it.
t was added in a dispatch from Melilla
the same day that the sultan, accompanied
by his brother, had started for Taza, head
quarters of the pretender, and great ex
citement prevailed at Fez.
Ultimatum Is Sent.
BY ASSOCIATED PRESS
Madrid. April 1a.-Advices from Ceuta
say the Kabyl tribesmen, besieging the
port of Tetuan, have sent an ultimatum to
the pasha in command of the sultan's
forces demanding the dismissal of the
sultan s collectors, and saying that other
wise they will attack Tetuan. The pasha
refused the demand of the Kabyles and
appealed to men capable of hearing arms
to assist in the defense of the town.
Abandoned by Government.
sY ASSOCIATED raP es.
Tangier, Morocco, April aa.-Muley
Amrani, uncle of the sultan, arrived here
today from Melilla with the customs offi
cials and all the government customs prop
erty. Melilla has been abandoned by the
MAY HUIT BUFFALO
OWNER OF HERD ON ANTELOPE
ISLAND, UTAH, INVITES THE
DV ASSOCIATED PRisBI,
Salt Lake, April aa.-Mayor Thompson
has sent a formal invitation to President
Roosevelt to participate in a Buffalo hunt
on Antelope island, in Great Salt Lake,
during his visit to this city.
The hunt will occupy an entire Clay, and
as the president's scheduled stop here is
but four hours a rearrangement of his plans
would have to be made. It is hoped this
can be done.
Antelope island is ao miles loug and
from three to five miles wide. It is
formed of mountains and plains, and the
small herd of buffalo on the island, owned
by a private company, is exceedingly wild.
Northern Securities Dividend.
New York. April aa.--The Northern Securl.
ties company has declared the regularly quar.
rerly dividend of I er cent, payable May
ITALIAN NOBLEMAN IS
SEEKING A RICH WIFE
SY ASSOCIATED RESSII
New York, April aa.-Armed with docu
ments to verify his claim to nobility
Marquis Arthur de Mayo Durasso of
Naples has come to New York with the
avowed intention of marrying an Ameri
eas heiress, and in evidence of his ear
esnes, reeently advertisaed to this reffet.
-The marquis thinks New York is the
Meeca for heiresses.
"There Is more money in New York
than n all Europe," he eid when asked
wn he came to New York instead of
orln to some other large city.
"Yeu see," added the marquis, "I. would
61,110 PERSONS IN
CITY OF BUTTE
That Is the Population of the
Camp According to the
PAYROLLS OF EMPLOYERS
ARE LARGER THAN EVER
Book Contains More Than 750 Pages
and Shows the Municipality Is in Ex
cellent Condition in Business Way
Slight Decrease in Number of Names
Over One Year Ago.
There are 6t,i16 persons in Butte, ac
cording to the estimate made by R. L.
Polk & Co. in their city directory for the
year 19o3, issued today.
The compilers of the directory say in
the preface that this is a slight fallitng
off, compared to the number shown in last
The pay roll of the camp, however, is
larger than ever, indicating there is as
much commercial prosperity as ever in
the metropolis of Montana.
In Usual Style.
The ztoj directory is prepared in the
usual style of R. I. Polk & Co., and is
an up-to-date publication from a city direc
tory standpoint. The book contains more
than 7so pages, with the usual amount of
There are 27,16o names in the book.
The publishers take the multiple of 2a.
as a basis, and estimate the total popula
tion at 6m tm6.
In concluding the preface, the authors
of the directory say:
"Thia volume contains a .163 names.
The ratio of a,! to .. which is believed
to faithfully represent the names of wo
men and children who are not included in
the directory enumeration, Indicates a
present population of 6t,sa6.
"For the first time in several years the
city of Butte shows a small decrease, but
the pay rolls of the various concerns in
Butte are larger than they have ever been,
thus indicating greater business pros
NEW CABLE STATION
COMMERCIAL PACIFIC COMPANY
SENDS WORKMEN TO MID
Honolulu, April Is-('ia San Francisco,
April a2).-The Commercial Pacific Cable
company has chartered the Inter-Island Steam
Navigation company's steamer lianalel to go
to Midway Island with material, supplies and
men for the establishment of its cable station
The station is to be on what is known as the
Sand island. The steamer will take lumber
and a force of carpenters to construct quarters
antd several operators who are to remain on
The island is barren and plants and soil will
ie taken to improve it. It was anncunced here
that the cable to Manila will probably be
working by the end ofJune.
MRS. [L. H. RUTHERFORD
IS THE LUCKY WOMAN
IY AISOCIATED PRESS.
London, April az.-The engagement of
Mrs. Louis H. Rutherford to William K.
Vanderbilt is confirmed. It is not known
whether the wedding will take place here
or in Paris, but it is certain it will not
take place at the United States embassy
here or at the london residence of Sec
retary White, Mrs. Rutherford's brother
Paris, April as.-The intimate friends
of William K. Vanderbilt and Mrs. Louis
like a young and beautiful bride with a
large dowry so I came here to And it.
American girls are beautiful beyond all
Asked if $aoo,ooo would be a fair dowry,
"It would do; but it is not much return
for the honer my title brings. My family
is nearly 6go years old and has large
estates near Waples."
Passports from Naples, signed by the
mayor, Ua "Artbur marquis of Dureso,
ir of 'ood moral csar ter, and the son
of Francois, marquis of Durua.o, a wealthy
man of Naples."
BABE WALKS STREET
PART OF THE NIGHT
Little Ethel Blair Wanders
From Home and Takes
a Long Journey.
SEARCH FOR LNFAT
Friends Assist in Ransacking the Town
and at a Late Hour the Weary Babe
ls Located at the Hale House, Where
She Had Been Taken at One TWie
for a Brief Visit by Mother.
Little Ethel Blair. who lives ratr
Quartz andl Crystal strcets, caused great
excitement last night by starting out gi1
journey without leaving word as to Sler
she was Iound.
For three hours her father searched the
neighborhood and rescue parties scoured
the alleys and streets. When found, she
had wandered down by the lisHle house and
was still on the go.
Mother Goes Calling.
The Imother went out to make a call
during the evening and left little 3-year*
old I.thel with her father.
As he was reading and writinl the little
girl did not get as much attention as her
restless nature demanded.
Therefore she concluded the proper
thing for her to do was to go out and Bbd
her mother, on which thought she pro
ceeded to act.
After a while the father missed the
pride of the household and began to get
worried. He searched the house, but
there was no sign of the baby.
lie looked through the yard and in
quired of the neighbors, but to no avail.
The little one was lost.
Streets Are Searched.
Accordingly a searching party was
formed and the streets were swarming
with friends and acquaintances of the dis
For three hours the father led the hui
from place to place and sent word to the
mother that the child was out on the
streets of Butte and could not be found.
The mother hastened home, to find her
worst fears confirmed-the, child was
lost. The police were notified, but they
could learn nothing of the whereabouts of
the little one.
After a time it occurred to the father
that the mother was in the habit of calling
on friends in the neighbhorhood of thse
Hale house and had at times taken the
child with her.
Perhaps the little one might have re
membered the direction and started out
to find her mother.
Little One Is Found.
Acting on the suggestion of the father
the searching party turned its steps to
ward the Hale house and, sure enough,
there they found the little girl. who
though but three years of age traveled all
the way from Quartz anmi Crystal to the
place she was found inside of three hours.
SEEMINGLY SOLID ISLAND
SAILS AWAY DOWN LAKE
Favorite Fishing Resort of Former Presi
dent Cleveland Astonishes Nations
by Taking Sudden Journey.
BY ASOC(IAt ED ritEs!.
Winsted, Conn., April a2.-An Islasmt
125 feet long and .to feet wide, seemingly
fixed as solid as a rock on the east shore
of l.akefield Monterey, has floated three
quarters of a mile down the lake.
'Twenty-five years ago the island made a
similar journey. This lake in the Berk
shire hills has been a favorite fishing re
sort of ex-President Cleveland.
DEFAULT ORDER S1 ENTERED
JudgeGrosacup at Chicago Moves Against
the Beef Packers.
by ASOC'IAiEiD PMEaS.
Chicago, April 22.-A formal order of
default was entered by Judge Grosscttp
today against the packers who have failed
to answer the government's anti-trust bill.
The final order of injunction was not
entered against the defendants, owing to
the absence of District Attorney Bethea
from the city.
It is said the packers will appeal when
the final order is entered.
BARR COLONJSTS ON A TREK
Grand March from Saskatoon Begins
Many Transports Start.
Winnipeg. April 22.-The grand trek of
the Barr colonists has commenced from
Saskatoon. Twenty-five transports left
at 4 o'clock. A large party will leave to
day, probably 40 wagonloads.
H. Rutherford accept the authoritative
statement from London of their approach
Ing marriage as conirmatory of what they
believed for some time. Both of the per
sons immediately concerned have conadnl
ously denied their marriage was to tac
place. These denials apparently have
been due to the legal impediments exist
ing in the New York proceedinls. Mi.
Vanderbilt was present at a smell dinner
p arty, Sundey night, when the question of
his engagement was broached. He pra
fessed to be entirely in ignorance of te
EXPENSIVE TO 01DE
GRAVE DIGGERS OF MONTREAL gO
ON STRIKE FOR INCREMA.
NY ASSOCIAT¢D Parse.
Montreal, April ss.--Grave dim of
Iotresl are on, strike for an tim
of sS cents a day in wages.
Dies In Denver.
r.emoer nie stoe k hoken et -eet 9eo,
..,.,ed &.Co.o o N oee sd Cbicp.
.u o~ soqm r!!ld"
WESTERN UNION TAKES UP A. D, T. FIGHT
AND THREATENS TO PULL OUT OF BUTTE
____StribinrC .lIrrscng.'r Icl~ys in l~one! ~,f II'VsIEDDIl Union V iI ir e uaroadwan.
STATEMENTS ARE ISSUED
BY F. L REBER
Committeeman of the Western Silver
Bow Trades and Labor
'The company refuac· to rco",,,.ile any
u.litil it doe. so the labor unions stand
In rrftusing to rcogenizet tmlinhns, thin
company hall platced itself iin t -sitioll
where every la.or orannization in the state
can boycott it.
The Tradets lid I.a oir Asseimhly dr
cri.s all violence.
Yesterlday' trouble was agailtst our
wishes and inltruclionv.
The poli•ce could have stopped this
trolle. I I rsoInally tre.ld t1o do .o in the
So f:ar as o ' ittl 'til i'i i" 'rt , r ilt it
loks as haI tl,,l:,y as it ,v'er dliI.
Whent we went In thlit' 'tmp.tlv its ol'
vials refused to treat with .i.. Iln Hotting
them' selven ill this, allittlee they haver, for
the tinme at least. pIrrvln.tl-I illy il, ope of
adjuttatlrnt of this strike.
HE FAILS TO PAY UP;
Refuses to Give Divorced
Trouble for Him.
For failure to pay his divorced wife all
mony H. A. Mcl)nnald has been cited for
.nglcmpt of court by Judge liarney.
The court has issued an order for Mc
I)onald to show cause Saturday why he
should not Ie adjudged guiky of contemltt.
Hiis former wife, I.illie Mcl)onal, who
secured a divorce from him June I. tcoi,
and who now lives in Spokane, ctmplailned
through her counsel that the dclendant
had not paid the alimony of $25 plr montl,
allowed by the court for the muoths of
February and March of this year.
The decree of the court recquirl.d the
alimony should be paid monthly to S. M.
Itoberts, clerl of the district court. Mr.
Roberts is said to have receive.l a letter
from McDonald, who is a traveling mian.
residing in Butte, tl.at he would no longer
pay the alimony.
Counsel for Mrs. McDonald applied to
Judge Iarney for a contempt citation
based on the affidavit of District Clerk
Roberts that the alinemy for F'lblruary and
March had not been forthcoming.
HE RETURNS WITH HIS BRIDE
A. N. Yoder, Married in the East, Once
More Back in Butte.
A. N. Yoder a well-known and popular
business man of this city, returned ye.tcrday
from the East, bringing with him his bride,
who was formerly Miss Lillian Alice Greiner
of East Palestine, Ohio.
The marriage took place in East Palestine,
at the home of the bridegroom's brother, Enon
Yoder, April 8. The ceremony was attended
by a few friends and relatives of the bride and
groom, it being a quiet home wedding.
After the ceremony Mr. Yoder and his wife
left for Pittsburg and other Eastern points,
returning by way of Chicago and the Twin
Mr. and Mrs. Yoder will be at home to
friends at their residence, No. 6up Colorado
H. H. ROGERS IS IMPROVING
Condition of New Yorker, Operated on
for Appendioitis, Encouraging.
Bs AasoCIATLD Pars_
New York, April as.-H. I. Rogers,
who submitted to an operation for appen
dicitis Monday, passed a comfortable night
and, according to a statement from his
house, is improving steadily,
Disorimination Case On.
New York, April s.--The hearing of
the eomplsint of W. R. Hearst against the
Pennsyl nia and other railroads was con
tinued beore the interstate commerce com
mission today. Counsel for the complain
ant ooastied his argument,
BY F. V. MOFFITT
Alsistant General Superintendent of the
American District Telegraph
The .4A. I). T. is .ut of tlihe fiIghit.
'The .Western I'nlion is hlanlihng the
It is ul It tiohe bsintritS ,men aiul the
;lauthoritir f hItuttl whelthr or ntot this
cily getsi %Vestern Union ee.rviCe.
If the ctanpuny i prirevunted by vin
lnclce from operatiln it will have to stop.
The crumpany was Iprevented from
working yesterdlay afternioon andl last even
ing hby a mobl. of hnys. l'ulicicnn sitoodi by
nid w.itthed the truhitr.
'Ihe compalliny onlrre d ithe hoys fair
I. ulll n the h umt t n isio)llllli nilll ai. . 'lhe
jlions cainsed l Ihi hiys. to wti!ihraiw froiu
T.ei ctm'pl:iny stand fast in their offer.
I Ii is no l advan;llcies to I llake.
I rcgard ilhe lstrike furtlher froml a ret
Il nlllllt low Ith nll ('V r.
Double Headers Abolished
-New Wage Scale Be
NiY A.NiflA'I it ' RI 5 '.
St. ';Uti, April .. -'I hmanas Cooper,
general anu.ager of the Northernl Pacific
(ailway, has c.,,mllcte.d a ,clth'ment with
the trailinll(e of tllt syste.l.
Since thel I',!l;ully agredll, i week ago,
to abolish double headiers, tl.e trainmen's
etImnmitte e'lihid several s.'..i.rs, arrang
ing with the railroad oflieials dettails, in
cluding ithe new scheduttle.
The schedue has bnow been completed
and the linal st-Itl e*ent signI Id by the ctrm
mittee of the trainmen and Mr. Cooper
51141 fhe Icom, "T;y.
ihe wage tcale and tMe iabin lotilnent of
the doul, head ers will go into tflect at
HAYDEN TRIAL IS ON
St'.I A. IA I 'IO ie INTI'1N M II'Ni AIN.
Ilillings, April -.. A jury in tit I-lay
denr murder trial was secured today and
taking of evidence was begun this after
nioon before Judge Loud.
('ounllty Attorney Harris is being assist
ed in the prosecution by 0. S. 3;oddard.
Attornelys Jackson and Kingsbury, the
latter being from Waco, T'xas, are con
ducting the defense.
There is general interest in thle case and
the courtroom is crowded.
Hayden is the Billings policeman who
shot a young mnan named McBlride by
mistake, as he claims, last fall. lie pro
tests his innocence and says the shooting
was entirely unintentional.
BY FOSTER PARENTS
Ny ASSOCIATED PREEs.
St. Louis, April 2a.--The humane so
ciety has taken two children--George and
Florence MIe, aged 8 and 7 years-from
the home of John Earl in Washington ave
nue, and Earl .is in Jail, charged with lsr
The boy's back is lacerated to his hips.
Both eyes are blacked and four of his
teeth are missin. The little girl Is even
in a worse condition. On the instep of
her right foot is a wound, caused, it is be
lieved, by the application of a redhot
poker; portions of her stockina has been
burned into the dfesk Four fresh scars
Crisis in the Trouble is
Reached and Ending
Seems Far Away.
VIOLENCE IS OFFERED
Corporation Officials Are
From the Police.
ASK FEDERAL HELP
Company May Apply to
U. S. Court for an
Parties to the Trouble Pre
sent Views and Hint
Violence late yesteriday afternoon, and
last evening brought a crisis in the A. D.
The American Ilistrict Tlehgraph cont.
,alny, as a resutlt of this crisis, s,lopped
busilless in Ilulte for the time bring.
'Thlie Western Union Telegriraph company
this Illorlilng took the light on its
T'his changes the entire situation.
For several days thile Silver Bow Trades
anid I.abor Assembly has meditated d*i
claring a general boycott against the
Western Union 'Telegraph complan
throughout the state.
Sympathetic 6trike Possible.
A syimpathetic strike in all departments
of that company is also medlitated.
The attitude of the W\Vetern Unionl, an
IInounced this IImorningli, ili Ing that tom
pnlly officially into the l light for the first
'his move was ordleredl by a dislpatch
fromi liic general ofiles ill New Yilk.
The telegramli was Il.tivied by F. V.
Mollitlt, assist.,nt general sulleritendlent
of tille American Ilistrit Tclegralph coin
Mr. Moflilt will now take charge of tae
fight for thel Welsterl n:ion Telegraph
Iloth sides whllit that they ate further
ap rt thlan at anlly Hlile sine the strike
To Ask Federal Aid.
It is reporteld this afternoon that the
Westernl Ullio,ll will ilvke federal aid to
prevent interference with the delivery of
its 1111 sages.
The cllllally, it is ulnderstood, will to.
day alpply to JIulge Kniowles in the federal
,court at Ilfeltna fotr anl injunction restrain
ing the strikers anil their sympathizers
froli illt ft lillg with such mnessengers as
the ctopanlly Illay employ.
Ii. I;. Mcintyre is the attorney for the
colpany at Ileletla and will make the ap
The story is that the ijunctimon, if
issued, will lie telegrapihedl to Butte at
Unitedl Statuts Marshal Lloyd, who is
ill the city, then probably will appoint
depuIti.bs to ise that the order of tile court
is en fojrcedl.
The basis for federal itlterference is
that the telegraph company is a colmmlon
carrier and also is an outside corpora.
Unions May Fight.
"'l'he Trades and Labor Assembly stands.
firm. The company has refused to recog.
nize unionlisnm. This puts every union in
Montana in a position to fight it. In this
the Western Union anlld the A. D. T. are
the sallme thing."
F. l.. Rcber of the Silver Bow Trades
and Labor Assembly made the foregoing
statement for the strikers this morning.
"We are further from a settlement than
_(Continued on Page Four.)
are on her left leg and there is a deep
scalp wound on top of her head.
The humane society charges Earl In.
flicted these injuries as punishment be.
cause the children refused to perform se.
robatic feats which he endeavored to
teach them. The wound on the girl'e head
was caused by falling from a trapese
Earl and his wife travel as erformers
with patent medicine shows. e
took the children from an a
for adoption, and when on
of the institution ealled to see w ath
children were gettaing along the da
of their eondition wag mae.
xml | txt